Welcome to the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation (NCMF)

The NCMF directly supports the National Cryptologic Museum (NCM), the first public museum in the U.S. Intelligence Community.

Located adjacent to the National Security Agency (NSA) in Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, the NCM houses a priceless collection of artifacts that represent our Nation's history in code making and code breaking. The world class library in the NCM provides visitors an unprecedented opportunity to study works on Cryptology from the very rare to contemporary. The NCMF is also leading the effort to build a new Cyber Center for Education and Innovation ~ Home of the National Cryptologic Museum.

Learn about the joint mission of the NCMF & NCM, and the ways in which the NCMF supports the Museum HERE. Thank you for visiting!



  • Time to submit 2016 Hall of Honor nominations

  • Register now for the 2016 Spring Cryptologic Program

  • Join us in paying tribute to Bill Arrington's service

  • VOTE by end of January for the NCM!

  • Paul Clever's update re: MRSEA's 2015 Mission

  • NCMF "The Link" Bulletin - view the archives

  • Obituary for Lt Commander David Balme

  • Learn more about the CCEI - New Museum plans

  • The Economist - "The Black Chamber" & Edward Snowden

  • Help us pay tribute to Ann in the In Memoriam Registry

  • Congratulations to the 2015 Hall of Honor Inductees!

  • Help us to create the Linc Faurer Cyber Innovation Award

  • More & more students & educators share about their NCM visit on social media.

  • In 1997 (Sept 2), National Vigilance Park was dedicated.

  • Explore the NCMF's rare & interesting Acquisitions.....

  • National Cryptologic Museum Reviewed in "The New York Times"

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